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Virtual Choir – Sicut Cervus

From Psalm 42 Composer G.P. da Palestrina Music PDF Sicut cervus desiderat ad fontes aquarum, ita desiderat anima mea ad te, Deus. As the hart longs for the water springs, So longs my soul for thee, O God. This track is about 3 minutes, but it took 17 singers fine-tuning their own recordings for hours [...]
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25 years with the Whitmires

July 15, 1995, was Mark’s and Virginia’s first day at St. James’s Church. They say it has been a wonderful 25 years, making music with so many wonderful people.   Recently, Mark and Virginia looked through the rosters - they were amazed to see how many choristers have been singing with them for 10, 15, and [...]
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Jazz Mass March 1st at 5:00pm featuring Taylor Barnett

You are Invited! Once a month on the first Sunday at 5:00 p.m., our clergy lead Richmond’s finest jazz players along with singers from our choir and congregation through a specially designed liturgy that is open to the improvisation that is the heart of jazz music. Readings may be from Scripture, thoughtful theologians, poetry, novels, [...]
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MLK Evensong

January 19 at 5 p.m.

This service in celebration of the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., will feature St. James’s Choirs and the Concert Choir of Norfolk State University, one of the premiere African American ensembles in the country. The choirs will be led by Dr. Harlan Zachary, Director of the NSU choir. Guest organist and [...]
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